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“Gaining Efficiency Through Digital Processes and Systems” Workshop during MFC Annual Conference

Date: 30 May 2019 Location: Istanbul, Turkey Pre-conference workshop during MFC Annual Conference 2019 When we say “processes and systems”, we mean internal platforms and operational systems that process information and support organizational data management. In short, they are the backbone of a well-functioning organization, and a necessary component for microfinance institutions that embark on digital transformation. The workshop will discuss ways of ...

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“Digital Marketing Made Easy” Pre-conference Workshop Video Pitch

Date: 29 May 2019 Location: Istanbul, Turkey Pre-conference workshop during MFC Annual Conference 2019 Modern marketers have a wealth of potential digital marketing solutions at their fingertips for social media marketing, email marketing, digital advertising, content creation, search engine optimization (SEO) and affiliate marketing. This workshop will explore leading example of engaging web pages and financial service apps, and give ...

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Join Us for the Gala Dinner at the Sultan Palace during MFC Annual Conference 2019!

We will be happy to welcome you at the Sultan Gala Dinner in the evening at the first day of MFC Annual Conference 2019 (30 May) with mesmerising atmosphere and good food for relaxed networking and lively conversation on emerging topics. The Gala Dinner will be held in the Feriye Palace, which is considered to be one of the most interesting ...

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Keynote Speech #2019MFC by Tim Ogden, Financial Access Initiative (FAI)

We are delighted to announce Tim Ogden will be a keynote speaker at the MFC Annual Conference 2019! In his keynote speech “The Case for Investing in Microfinance Future”, Tim will focus on the current, rather dramatic trends in technology backed finance and the next frontiers in financial inclusion. Tim is the managing director of the Financial Access Initiative (FAI) a research ...

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Exploring the Relationship between Fintech and Financial Inclusion at the MFC Annual Conference 2019

When the first Fintechs appeared, experts predicted they would usurp mainstream finance—later scaling back their predictions to mere ‘disruption’. The increasingly dominant view, however, is that while Fintechs will catalyse advances in the finance industry as a whole, they are likely to do so as collaborators with astute incumbents, rather than direct competitors. The landscape of future collaboration between Fintechs ...

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Join CGAP’s FinEquity Meeting on advancing women’s financial inclusion before MFC Annual Conference 2019

Date: 29 May 2019 Location: Istanbul, Turkey Topic: Women’s financial inclusion Pre-conference event of the MFC Annual Conference Globally, 2 billion people remain unbanked and women lag behind men in terms of access to formal accounts, credit and savings products. 80% of women-owned small businesses have unmet credit needs, resulting in a credit gap of up to $320 billion. Closing the gender gap in ...

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Last Week to Register to the MFC Annual Conference as Early Bird and Save 25%

The 22nd MFC Annual Conference will be a meeting of minds and ideas and the perfect opportunity for financial inclusion professionals to network, exchange experiences, learn from an impressive line-up of guests and even lay the groundwork for successful partnerships going forward. Only one week left to register for the conference as Early Bird and save 25%: Early Birds period closes ...

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Registration for the MFC Annual Conference 2019 is Open!

The Microfinance Centre is pleased to announce registration opening for the MFC Annual Conference 2019 (29–31 May 2019,  Istanbul, Turkey)! Register now and save 25%: Early Birds benefit from 25% discount on the conference fee:  Register now  MFC Members also benefit from an additional 25% discount: Become a Member Conference highlights This year, our theme will be “Demystifying Digital in Microfinance”. This 22nd MFC Annual ...

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Fintech Marketplace at the MFC Annual Conference 2019: Call for Proposals

The objective of the Fintech Marketplace at the MFC Annual Conference 2019 is to create space for technology companies working with business lenders, fintechs and other types of alternative finance players to encourage innovation and partnership building in Europe and Central Asia. This dedicated market space created at the conference venue will allow alternative finance institutions to present their organizations, ...

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MFC Annual Conference 2019: Thematic Preview and Registration Dates

The MFC Annual Conference is one of the most significant events in the financial inclusion sector. This year, our theme will be “Demystifying Digital in Microfinance” and the event will run from 29–31 May 2019 in Istanbul, Turkey. This 22nd MFC Annual Conference will tackle the practical side of digitalization in the financial inclusion sector through case studies, trend analysis and discussion of ...

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